From deep brain stimulation and gene therapy to the invention of Gatorade and Trusopt, the UF College of Medicine has attained national leadership for its transformative, cutting-edge research. Among physicians and scientists, our institution is known for fostering a rich, collaborative environment that fuels discovery and encourages creativity. See how our research is changing lives.
Dr. Olga Guryanova is the 2023 recipient of the Rising Star Researcher Award in Foundational or Translational Sciences for her team’s work in developing therapeutic strategies to overcome resistance to existing anti-cancer therapies for acute myeloid leukemia.
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This hub provides enterprisewide leadership, sets the highest standards, establishes critical policies and offers a robust common infrastructure to fuel research success.
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The UF College of Medicine is ranked in the top 50 of all U.S. medical schools for NIH research dollars awarded to medical schools and is ranked No. 22 among public institutions.
U.S. News & World Report ranks the UF College of Medicine No. 35 among all medical schools in the country.
This collaborative effort between UF and the Mount Sinai Medical Center is led by UF’s Steven DeKosky, M.D.
Directed by H. Lee Sweeney, Ph.D., the center addresses muscle degeneration caused by muscular dystrophy.
Researchers at the UF Diabetes Institute, led by Mark Atkinson, Ph.D., received a UC4 award, the fourth awarded to UF, to study human islets in Type 1 diabetes. Less than 10 of these grants were awarded by the NIH in 2015.
Christopher Forsmark, M.D., Kenneth Cusi, M.D., and Steven Hughes, M.D., are part of the consortium — one of only 10 such centers across the country.
Led by Duane Mitchell, M.D., Ph.D., the CTSI is among a network of more than 50 Clinical and Translational Science Award hubs nationwide.
The consortium, led by Elizabeth Shenkman, Ph.D., and Bill Hogan, M.D., is one of 13 clinical data research networks nationwide.
Led by Marco Pahor, M.D., director of the UF Institute on Aging, the center is Florida’s first and one of 15 in the nation.